Hormonal Regulation of Collagen Metabolism
Despite numerous research efforts, the relationship between the endocrine system and connective tissue remains unclear (Asboe-Hansen 1966; Borel et al. 1984; Kucharz 1988b). Most of the studies have focused on the influence of a single hormone on selected indices of connective tissue metabolism.
KeywordsGrowth Hormone Thyroid Hormone Collagen Synthesis Collagen Content Hormonal Regulation
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